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Designing for Diversity

Gender, Race,a nd Ethnicity in the Architectural Profession

by Kathryn H. Anthony

  • 41 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gender Studies,
  • History - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • Social Science,
  • Architecture,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10227901M
    ISBN 100252073959
    ISBN 109780252073953

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    Mace, an architect, produced a fairly large body of academic work on designing spaces for the diverse physical and cognitive capacities of human beings. The book I co-wrote, mentioned earlier, drew on a connection between designing in the built environment and in .   "My must-read new book this summer is Iris Bohnet's What Works: Gender Equality by Design (Harvard University Press), which came to my attention through a review in Times Higher Education. Working in mathematics, I want to understand how we can tackle the leaky pipeline whereby at every stage promising female mathematicians are lost to the subject/5(42).

      Companies can capitalize on the diversity they already have by including more diverse employees in business decisions at all levels. New research shows .   The book then moves on to put this information into context and how we can design our home gardens to implement these design strategies. There are charts and This is a gardening book which wants to take gardeners back to designing their gardens for beauty as well as creating a landscape that is full of life/5.


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